Today I am sharing Touches of Texture from the current Stampin’ Up! Annual catalog with some of the new In-Colors from the upcoming 2017-2018 Annual catalog!
The sketch inspiration is from the challenge this week at Fab Friday, FabFri111
And, I’m using the colors for the Color Throwdown challenge, ctd440
When I realized that the Touches of Texture stamp set would carry over to the new catalog, I decided to go ahead and buy it, as I have been admiring it for a long time! Crazy, right? Well, I am so glad I have it now, it is a great stamp set!
This card came together so quickly once I decided to try out Touches of Texture. First, I stamped the long textured image in So Saffron onto my Whisper White panel. Next, I inked up Fresh Fig onto the splotched stamp and stamped it off twice before stamping it onto my art panel. The Lemon Lime Twist leaves and stem came next just to the right of the first So Saffron image. A little extra ink smudged onto my paper to the right of the stem, so I pulled out another texture stamp and stamped a little “grass” over it.
I inked up the open flower in Fresh Fig ink and wiped the center with a baby wipe so that I could fill the center with So Saffron ink from my Stampin’ Write marker.
Using a blender pen and the ink from the top of the ink pad after I squeezed the lid (while closed) a few times, I colored in the flower head with Fresh Fig. Then, I picked up some ink from the So Saffron ink lid and blended the center of my flower a little. The bee was stamped in Basic Black Archival ink and colored in with my Daffodil Delight Watercolor Pencil. Then I cut it out with my Paper Snips and adhered it with Stampin’ Dimensionals.
My art panel was adhered to a panel of Lemon Lime Twist card stock with Multipurpose Liquid Glue.
The Fresh Fig banner was cut on one end with my Banner Triple punch, inked with the Thank You stamp from the Daisy Delight stamp set(available June 1st) in Versa Mark and sprinkled with White Stampin’ Emboss powder. The banner was adhered to the front with Stampin’ Dimensionals and then I added 3 So Saffron Enamel Shapes. The whole front panel was then adhered to the Fresh Fig card stock base with Dimensionals.
More of the textured images were stamped on the inside in So Saffron and Fresh Fig ink, then I chose another sentiment from Daisy Delight and stamped it in Basic Black Archival ink.
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Card Stock Cuts in inches for Touches of Texture Thank You Card
Fresh Fig card stock base 4 1/4 x 5 1/2, banner 1 x 4
Lemon Lime Twist panel 4 x 5 1/4
Whisper White art panel 3 7/8 x 5 1/8; inside panel 4 x 5 1/4; scrap for bee
Stampin’ Up! Products to complete the card
Daisy Delight stamp set #143669(June 1st)
Fresh Fig card stock #144242 (June1st); ink #144082 (available May 1st with Eastern Palace Bundle)
Lemon Lime Twist card stock #144245 (June 1st), ink #144086 (available May 1st with Eastern Palace Bundle)
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